These Kitschy Décor Finds Will Instantly Infuse Your Space With Summer Fun

I would argue that summertime is the most fun of all the seasons. Maybe it’s the long days spent in the sun, or maybe it’s the nostalgia of summer break that makes it seem so. But summer also invokes bright colors, playful textiles, and a kitschy sort of glamour. Infuse a bit of that summertime fun into your home this season with these perfectly quirky (yet functional!) décor pieces.

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Why so sad, little peach sugar bowl? This little guy will definitely sweeten your morning routine.


These colorful resin placemats are so fun you’ll leave them on your table as décor long after you’ve finished eating.


Inspired by Frida Kahlo, this heart vase is seriously unique.


Add some fun and function to your walls with this set of wall hooks by Chiaozza. Use them to hang up your belongings or help start a plant wall!


Are you a lover of bread? OK, who isn’t?! These bread ambience lamps are made from actual baked baguettes, croissants and dinner rolls.


Guaranteed smiles every time you walk into your bathroom.


Illuminate your space with these precious mushroom lamps, which are handmade and available in a huge variety of styles.


Meet Pascal. He’s a doorstop or a bookend — whatever your fancy!


I guarantee you that you’ll never be able to kill this snake plant, no matter how many plants you’ve killed before.


Whether you use it at a side table or a nightstand, this sweet little birdy accent table brings some fun whimsy to your space.


You can’t get kitschier or more in tune with summer than a crochet fruit slice pillow.


If it seems like we’re having a moment with fruit décor, it’s because we are.


How do we feel about giant ice cream cone planters? Because I feel really good about it.


It’s not really kitschy if it doesn’t remind you of something your grandma might have owned once.


Add some animal kitsch to your space without actually sacrificing any furry creatures.


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Author: Samantha Welker

Samantha Welker is the business manager at Glitter Guide. She has an Master's in Corporate Finance & Sustainability from Harvard Business School but prefers working in the creative industry. She also hosts a weekly business podcast for creative women called Pretty Okay Podcast. She loves spending time with her husband and her son, Rocky, in sunny San Diego. Follow along on Instagram